Hudson County Resources to Prevent and End Homelessness

The Hudson County Alliance To End Homelessness

hudsoncountyhomeless.com

Garden State Episcopal CDC Coordinated Entry provides centralized, focused access to Homeless Services for Homeless Individuals & Families throughout Hudson County.

Services include comprehensive intake & assessment, as well as linkages to Case Management, Housing Opportunities, & Supportive Services.

Please call or visit
Coordinated Entry at Hudson CASA
514 Newark Avenue, Jersey City
Weekdays: 9am-4pm
Tuesdays: 9am-2pm
201-604-2600 extension 0
or
Coordinated Entry at PERC Shelter
111 37th Street, Union City
Weekdays: 7am-3pm
201-348-8150

 

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Housing/Utility/Financial Assistance | Emergency Shelter/Assistance | Housing Resources | Medical or Mental Health Services | Benefits | Legal Services | Food | Drop in Services | Other Resources

Do you need Housing/Utility/Financial Assistance?

If so, call these agencies for help:

HOMELESS PREVENTION FUNDS

  • Bayonne Economic Opportunity Foundation (BEOF) 201-437-7222
  • Catholic Charities (Priority given to Bayonne & Jersey City – Families only201-325-4809
  • North Hudson Community Action Corporation 201-210-0333 Extension 22108
  • Hudson County Welfare 201-420-3000 Extension 2064

UTILITY ASSISTANCE

  • Bayonne Economic Opportunity Foundation (BEOF) 201-437-7222
  • Energy Assistance Hotline – NJ Shares 866-657-4273
  • PACO 201-217-0583
  • NJ211 – Serves all NJ residents 1-800-435-7555 
  • Hudson County Welfare 201-420-3000 Extension 2064

Do you need BENEFITS?

If so, call these agencies for help:

  • Hudson County Welfare & SNAP (Food Stamps) 201-420-3000
    web:
    www.nj.go/humanservices/dfd/programs/njsnap/apply/
  • Jersey City Health & Human Services, WIC (Serves all NJ residents) 201-547-6842, 360 Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive, Jersey City
    Weekdays 7:30am-4pm & some Saturdays 7:30am -12 noon

Do you need Emergency Shelter/Housing?

If so, call these agencies for help:

EMERGENCY SHELTERS

Single adult men and women (18+)

  • Hoboken Shelter 201-656-5069, 300 Bloomfield Street, Hoboken
  • PERC Shelter 201-348-8150, 111 37th Street, Union City
  • St. Lucy’s Shelter 201-656-7201, 619 Grove Street, jersey City

Families with Children under 18 years of age
Please note that space at family shelters is limited. Families are encouraged to call ahead to check for availability. Clients needing Emergency Assistance should call Hudson County Welfare for a referral 201-420-3000

  • Hope House 201-420-1070
  • St. Joseph’s Home 201-413-9280
  • Family Promise of Hudson County 201-604-2600 extension 0
  • Hudson County Division of Welfare Homeless Hotline for Families (Available 24/7 & only used for emergencies) 1-800-624-0287

Youth (18-21)

  • Covenant House 973-621-8705
  • Adolescent Housing Hub Hotline Available 24/7 1-877-652-7624

Do you need MEDICAL / MENTAL HEALTH Services?

If so, call these agencies for help:

  • Bridgeway Crisis Intervention Services 201-885-2539, 152 Central Avenue, Jersey City
  • Medical and Social Services for the Homeless (MASSH) 201-204-0040, 1825 John F. Kennedy Boulevard, Jersey City
  • Metropolitan Family Health Network 201-478-5800, 857 Bergen Avenue, Jersey City *Ask for healthcare for the homeless
  • North Hudson Community Action Corporation Call 201-210-0200 for a medical or dental appointment
  • Jersey City Health & Human Services Immunization Clinic 201-547-5535, 360 Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive, Jersey City

Do you need Drop In Services?

If so, call these agencies for help:

Covenant House for homeless youth is open Weekdays 10am-5pm
609-513-7373, 797 West Side Avenue, Jersey City

Garden State Episcopal Community Development Corporation Hudson CASA Coordinated Entry is open Weekdays 9am-4pm, Tuesdays 9am-2pm, 201-604-2600 Extension 0, 514 Newark Avenue, Jersey City

Hoboken Shelter is open Weekdays 9am-11am and 12-8pm. SHOWERS from 12pm-2pm every day 201-656-5069, 300 Bloomfield Street, Hoboken

Hudson County Integrated Services is open Weekdays 7am-5pm and on Saturdays 10am to 2pm 201-420-8013, 124 Claremont Avenue, Jersey City

PERC Shelter is open every day with SHOWERS 7am-3pm. 201-348-8150, 111 37th Street, Union City

St. Lucy’s Shelter is open with SHOWERS Weekdays from 9am-3pm  201-653-3366, 619 Grove St, Jersey City

Are you a Veteran?

If so, call these agencies for help:

  • Catholic Charities SSVF 1-855-767-8387
  • Community Hope/Hope For Veterans 1-855-483-8466
  • Soldier On 1-866-406-8449

Do you need Legal Services?

If so, call these agencies for help:

  • Community Health Law Project for low income individuals with disabilities
    201-630-6201
  • Legal Services of NJ 1-888-576-5529
  • Northeast NJ Legal Services 201-792-6363
  • The Waterfront Project 551-256-7578

Do you need Tenant or Landlord Counseling?

If so, call these agencies for help:

  • Housing Resource Center (HRC) 201-795-5615
  • Jersey City Division of Tenant Landlord Relations 201-547-5127
  • North Hudson Community Action Corp. 201-866-3140
  • The Waterfront Project 551-256-7578

Do you need FOOD?

If so, call these agencies for help:

SOUP KITCHENS

  • Hoboken Shelter serves breakfast at 9am, lunch at 1:30 pm, and dinner at 7pm every day 201-656-5069, 300 Bloomfield Street, Hoboken
  • Let’s Celebrate serves hot breakfast at 8am and lunch from 11:30am-1:30pm on weekdays 201-433-5438, 46 Fairview Avenue, Jersey City
  • PERC Shelter serves lunch from 12pm-1pm and dinner from 6pm-7pm every night 201-348-8150, 111 37th Street, Union City
  • St. Matthew Lunchtime Ministry serves lunch from 10am-12pm Monday-Thursday 201-659-4499, 57 8th Street, Hoboken
  • St. Lucy’s Shelter serves breakfast and lunch between 9am-3pm on weekdays 201-656-7201, 619 Grove Street, Jersey City

Call 2-1-1 or 1-800-435-7555 to find food pantries & other food resources in your community

Other Resources

For people living with HIV/AIDS

  • Canaan House 201-434-3939
  • Franciska Residence 201-653-3366 extension 0
  • Garden State Episcopal CDC 201-604-2600 Extension 0
  • Cornerstone Outreach Program 201-795-5615
  • Let’s Celebrate 201-433-5438 extension 12 or 16
  • HIV/AIDS Services 201-324-6222 ext.3212
  • Hyacinth Drop-in Center 201-360-3910
  • Hyacinth Hotline 1-800-433-0254

Domestic Violence

  • Women Rising Domestic Violence Hotline 201-333-5700
  • NJ Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-572-SAFE (7233)

LGBTQ

  • Hudson Pride Center for LGBTQ & HIV is open Weekdays 12pm-8pm & every 2nd & 4th Saturdays monthly 12 noon-6pm, 3 East, 176 palisade Avenue, Jersey City 201-963-4779

Employment Training

  • Hudson County One-Stop Career Center is open Weekdays 8:30am – 4:30pm, 530 48th Street, Union City 201-369-5205 Extension 3736
  • Jersey City One-Stop Center is open Weekdays 8:30am – 4:30pm 438 Summit Avenue, Jersey City 201-785-8800

Unemployment – 201-601-4100 and visit www.njuifile.net for online application

Free Tax Preparation – HOPES CAP, Inc. 1-855-OK-HOPES 301 Garden Street, Hoboken